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Iglesias, Alberto

Overview
Works: 275 works in 1,397 publications in 8 languages and 27,811 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Spy films  Comedy films  Bible films  Action and adventure films  Epic films  Religious films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Musician, Actor, Performer, Conductor, Creator, Contributor, Other, Director, Cinematographer , Compiler
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Alberto Iglesias
 
Most widely held works by Alberto Iglesias
The kite runner by Marc Forster( Visual )

32 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a divided country on the verge of war, two childhood friends, Amir and Hassan, are about to be torn apart forever. It's a glorious afternoon in Kabul and the skies are bursting with the exhilarating joy of a kite-fighting tournament. But in the aftermath of the day's victory, one boy's fearful act of betrayal will mark their lives forever and set in motion an epic quest for redemption. Now, after twenty years of living in America, Amir returns to a perilous Afghanistan under the Taliban's iron-fisted rule to face the secrets that still haunt him and take one last daring chance to set things right
The constant gardener by Fernando Meirelles( Visual )

47 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widescreen (1.85:1) presentation. In a remote area of Northern Kenya, activist Tessa Quayle is found brutally murdered. Tessa's companion, a doctor, appears to have fled the scene, and all the evidence points to a crime of passion. Members of the British High Commission in Nairobi assume that Tessa's widower, their mild-mannered and unambitious colleague Justin Quayle, will leave the matter to them. Haunted by remorse and jarred by rumors of his late wife's infidelities, Quayle surprises everyone by embarking on a personal odyssey that will take him across three continents. Using his privileged access to diplomatic secrets, Justin risks his own life and will stop at nothing to expose the truth - a conspiracy more far-reaching and deadly than Quayle could ever have imagined
Volver by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

55 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The central focus in Volver is a family of women: mother and grandmother Irene, her daughters Raimunda and Sole, and Raimunda's 14-year-old daughter Paula. Irene is dead: She died with the girls' father in a fire many years ago in their birth village in La Mancha. Raimunda lives in Madrid with Paula and her shiftless husband, who is malevolent, irrelevant, or absent. Separated Sole runs an unlicensed beauty parlor in her apartment. Their old aunt Paula, still lives in the village and speaks about her sister Irene as if she were still alive. When the aunt dies, some things change, many things return, and Raimunda's troubles become extremely complicated. She bustles through them with passionate determination, a hard-working woman pulled in fifty directions, making a life for her family, reveling in every emotion but self-pity
Tinker tailor soldier spy by Tomas Alfredson( Visual )

28 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ein pensionierter Agent des britischen Geheimdiensts wird wieder aktiviert, um einen "Maulwurf" in den eigenen Reihen dingfest zu machen. Suggestive Verfilmung eines Romans von John Le Carré, der konsequent Helden- und Männlichkeitsbilder des Agentenfilm-Genres dekonstruiert. Vor dem tristen Szenario des Kalten Kriegs zeigt der listenreich, labyrinthisch und betont langsam entwickelte Film eine unglamouröse Welt der Spionage, in der Misstrauen und Undurchsichtigkeit regieren und das Politische und Professionelle auch privateste Beziehungen unterwandert, wobei Ideale und Loyalitäten auf der Strecke bleiben." [film-dienst.de]
Todo sobre mi madre by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

74 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman must come to terms with the death of her 17-year-old son and her past when she seeks out her son's father
Hable con ella = Talk to her by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

40 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benigno, un jeune infirmier, et Marco, un écrivain d'une quarantaine d'années se rencontrent à la clinique El Bosque, où travaille Benigno. Lydia, la petite amie de Marco, torero professionnel, est plongée dans un profond coma à la suite d'un accident survenu lors d'une corrida. Bénigno, quant à lui, est au chevet d'Alicia, une jeune danseuse également dans le coma. Lorsque Marco passe à côté de la chambre d'Alicia, Benigno, sans hésiter, s'approche de lui. C'est le début d'une grande amitié quelque peu mouvementée
Exodus : gods and kings by Ridley Scott( Visual )

17 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this biblically based epic film, the defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 400,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues
Los abrazos rotos = Broken embraces by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

29 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Harry Caine, a blind writer, reaches this moment in time when he has to heal his wounds from 14 years back. He was then still known by his real name, Mateo Blanco, and directing his last movie."--IMDb
The skin I live in = La piel que habito by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

43 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in Spanish and English and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since his wife was burned in a car crash, Dr. Robert Ledgard, an eminent plastic surgeon, has wanted to create a new skin with which he could have saved her. After twelve years, he cultivates a skin that is a real shield against every assault. Now, besides the years of study and experimentation, the unscrupulous doctor needs to find an accomplice, and a human guinea pig. Marrilia, the woman who looked after him from birth, is his most faithful accomplice. But where will they find the human pig?
Even the rain = También la lluvia by Icíar Bollain( Visual )

18 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Spanish and German and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Idealistic filmmaker Sebastian ... and his cynical producer Costa ... arrive in Bolivia to make a revisionist film about Christopher Columbus' conquest of the Americas. But as filming commences, the local citizens begin to riot in protest against a multi-national corporation that is taking control of their water supply. With the film shoot in jeopardy, both men find their convictions shaken. Inspired by the real-life water wars in Bolivia in the year 2000"--Container
Which way home( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A feature documentary that follows unaccompanied child migrants on their journey through Mexico as they try to reach the United States. We follow children like Olga and Freddy, 9-year old Hondurans, who are trying to reach their parents in the U.S. Children like Jose, a 10-year old El Salvadoran, who has been abandoned by smugglers and ends up alone in a Mexican detention center, and Kevin, a streetwise 14-year-old Honduran, whose mother hopes that he will reach the U.S
Julieta by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

15 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in Spanish and French and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julieta lives in Madrid with her daughter Antía. They both suffer in silence over the loss of Xoan, Antía's father and Julieta's husband. At times, grief doesn't bring people closer, it drives them apart
The two faces of January by Hossein Amini( Visual )

13 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1962. Un couple de touristes américains très élégants, le charismatique Chester MacFarland et sa jeune épouse Colette, arrive à Athènes. À l'Acropole, ils rencontrent Rydal, jeune guide américain parlant grec, arnaqueur de touristes à l'occasion. Séduit par la beauté de Colette et impressionné par la fortune de Chester, Rydal accepte sans hésiter leur invitation à dîner. Les McFarland se révèlent moins lisses qu'il n'y paraît : le luxe et leur raffinement cachent bien mal leur part d'ombre". (Source : jaquette)
Che by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

12 editions published in 2009 in 4 languages and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 1. On November 26, 1956, Fidel Castro sails to Cuba with eighty rebels. One of those rebels is Ernesto 'Che' Guevara, an Argentine doctor who shares a common goal with Fidel Castro - to overthrow the corrupt dictatorship of Fulgencio Batista. Part 2. After the Cuban Revolution, Ernesto 'Che' Guevara is at the height of his fame and power. Then he disappears, re-emerging incognito in Bolivia, where he organizes a small group of Cuban comrades and Bolivian recruits to start the great Latin American Revolution. The story of the Bolivian campaign is a tale of tenacity, sacrifice, idealism, and guerrilla warfare that ultimately fails, bringing Che to his death
La flor de mi secreto = The flower of my secret by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

38 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Leo writes romance novels - but with a loveless marriage, she finds herself fresh out of inspiration. Angel is a tough and gruff journalist with an iron will and a heart of gold. When their paths cross, they discover something neither had expected - a real-life love affair"--Container
Carne trémula by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

56 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The lives of five people are intertwined by romance, friendship and rivalry. Victor has fallen for a woman, Elena. Elena wants nothing to do with Victor and she calls the cops when he shows up at her apartment. The two cops that show up are David and Sancho. Sancho is a chronic, abusive drunk and believes his wife, Clara may be having an affair with his partner, David."
La mala educación = Bad education by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

49 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two lifelong friends revisit some painful memories from their Catholic school days, with unexpected consequences
Te doy mis ojos by Icíar Bollain( Visual )

34 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terrified Pilar hastily flees from her husband Antonio's rage in the middle of the night with her young son as if her life depends on it. Reaching her sister Ana's house, Pilar breaks down in turmoil. Banging on Ana's front door is Pilar's husband, Antonio, who in a fit of rage screams for Pilar to return home. With Ana's support, Pilar is determined to save herself from Antonio's rage. Yet the very passionate Antonio is far from a one-dimensional brute, and the bond between Pilar and Antonio is deep
The dancer upstairs by John Malkovich( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and French and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dans un pays d'Amérique Latine gangrené par un puissant mouvement terroriste, Augustin Rejas, un policier idéaliste ancien avocat, tente de capturer Ezekiel, l'énigmatique chef de la guérilla, qui met le pays à feu et à sang. Rejas croit échapper à la tourmente dans les bras de la belle Yolanda
Los amantes del Círculo Polar by Julio Medem( Visual )

30 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in Spanish and German and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a chance meeting as eight-year-olds, Ana and Otto come to live under the same roof when Ana's mother and Otto's father marry. As the two grow older, they begin to discover an attraction for each other, delving deeper and deeper into a forbidden love. Destiny tears the family apart, but years later they are given one last chance to be reunited
 
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ALBERTO IGLESIAS

Alberto Iglesias compositeur de musique de film et chef d'orchestre

Alberto Iglesias compositor español

Alberto Iglesias compositor espanyol

Alberto Iglesias compositore spagnolo

Alberto Iglesias Spaans componist

Alberto Iglesias spanischer Filmmusik-Komponist

Alberto Iglesias Spanish composer

Alberto Iglesias spansk komponist

Alberto Iglesias spansk kompositör

Berridi, Alberto Iglesias Fernández-.

Fernández-Berridi, Alberto Iglesias.

Fernández-Berridi, Alberto Iglesias 1955-

Iglesias, Alberto

Iglesias, Alberto 1952-

Iglesias Fernández-Berridi, Alberto.

Iglesias Fernández-Berridi, Alberto‏ 1955-

Альберто Иглесиас

Иглесиас, Альберто

Ալբերտո Իգլեսիաս

אלברטו איגלסיאס

אלברטו איגלסיאס מלחין ספרדי

البرتو اجلسيوس فرننديز

البرتو اجلسيوس فرننديز ملحن إسباني

آلبرتو ایگلسیاس آهنگساز اسپانیایی

ალბერტო იგლესიასი

알베르토 이글레시아스

アルベルト・イグレシアス

阿尔贝托·伊格莱西亚斯

艾拔圖·拉格思

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VolverTodo sobre mi madreHable con ella = Talk to herLos abrazos rotos = Broken embracesCheLa flor de mi secreto = The flower of my secretCarne trémulaLa mala educación = Bad education